I heard that you can use some kind of salt in between an official chimney sweep on a very hot fire but I don't know what kind of salt - just trying to save $$ for peo... See more
When we moved into our house it has a working fireplace but someone had let a fire get out of hand and has burned black spots on the outside of the firebox area. It ... See more
Can I clean brick with just water? Thinking of rubbing white chalk on the brick fireplace to brighten it up. Don’t want to paint it. Then wipe it off with water for... See more
I am thinking of painting my red brick 1960’s fireplace facade. What is the proper way to clean it prior to painting?
Most of one wall in our family room is creek rock surrounding a fireplace. Some of the rocks have mold growth after 30+ years. We love the rock work, but hate the mol... See more
In our home we have a fireplace that was painted white, but turned yellowish. I always hated that paint and hoped there was red brick behind it. To my surprise there ... See more
Hello. I have a stone/brick fireplace (1950's angel stone??) that has soot and smoke stains. Can anyone tell me how to remove this. Thanks. Will be greatly appre... See more
We have recently moved into a home with a stone fireplace. The fireplace is about 25 years old and appears to have never been cleaned at all. Is there something I cou... See more